China moves to explain $136 billion FX surge

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By Richard McGregor
Financial Times, London
Monday, April 16, 2007

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/bdb510e8-ebe8-11db-a12e-000b5df10621.html

BEIJING -- China has taken the unusual step of trying to explain the recent surge in its foreign exchange reserves after they rose by the equivalent of $1 million a minute in the first quarter of this year, or by more than half the total increase of 2006.

James Turk: A week of significant breakouts

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4:21p ET Monday, April 16, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GoldMoney founder James Turk's charts are always comforting and providing perspective for precious metals investors, perhaps never more so than today, when they accompany his analysis headlined "A Week of Significant Breakouts," which can be found in the "Founder's Commentary" box at the top left of the GoldMoney home page here:

Peter Brimelow: Gold jumps but bugs are still suspicious

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By Peter Brimelow
MarketWatch.com
Monday, April 16, 2007

http://www.marketwatch.com/news/story/story.aspx?guid=%7B87D8C029%2DAD82...

Eric Hommelberg puts British gold sales in perspective

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2:20p ET Sunday, April 15, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GATA's longtime supporter Eric Hommelberg, editor of The Gold Discovery Letter and The Gold Drivers Report, has just published an essay putting into great perspective the renewed controversy over the Bank of England's gold sales. Hommelberg's essay is titled "Gold and GATA" and you can find it at the Gold Drivers site here:

Japan endorses call to sell IMF's gold

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Now all they have to do is find it.

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Japan's Omi Recommends IMF Sell Gold Reserves

By Takashi Nakamichi
Dow Jones Newswires
via FXStreet.com
Sunday, April 15, 2007

http://www.fxstreet.com/news/forex-news/article.aspx?StoryId=7a7e1488-00...

Canada's 'Market Matters' national radio program interviews James Turk

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12:39p Sunday, April 15, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Recommending gold stocks, Dubai's AMEInfo cites GATA

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Load Up on Gold Stocks
While You Still Can

From AMEInfo.com, Dubai
Sunday, April 15, 2007

http://www.ameinfo.com/116774.html

U.S. mad it's not alone in rigging currency markets

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Paulson Says
IMF Must Address
Currency Manipulation

By Kevin Carmichael
Bloomberg News Service
Saturday, April 14, 2007

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=acP6Kme8MoaY&refer=h...

IMF gold sales threat raised for 427th time in 3 years -- by guess who!

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UK's Brown Sees More Support for IMF Gold Sales

By Andrew Peaple
Dow Jones Newswires
via Nasdaq.com
Saturday, April 14, 2007

http://www.nasdaq.com/aspxcontent/NewsStory.aspx?cpath=20070414%5cACQDJO...

London Times calls British gold sales a 'blunder,' misses their success

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1a ET Sunday, April 15, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and gold:

The London Times story appended here, questioning Britain's gold sales commencing in 1999, is wonderful for laying out the details of the case and then being perfectly obtuse in failing to catch even a hint of what was really happening.